Déclarations

Statement on the shooting incidents in Ottawa

Wednesday, 22 Oct 2014 - Elizabeth May, Leader of the Green Party of Canada and MP for Saanich­–Gulf Islands, has issued the following statement regarding the shooting incidents that occurred at the National War Memorial and...
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Statement on Offshore Drilling in the Gulf of St Lawrence

Monday, 20 Oct 2014 -  OTTAWA - The Green Party of Canada urges the federal government to honour its constitutionally mandated duty to consult with local First Nations before moving any further with plans for offshore...
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Statement from the President of the Green Party of Canada

Friday, 01 Aug 2014 - Green Party President, Paul Estrin, today issued the following statement clarifying recent statements made on the Israel–Gaza conflict. (Backgrounder attached)  Dear Green Party members and...
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Statement by Elizabeth May and Bruce Hyer on the Passing of Jim Flaherty

Thursday, 10 Apr 2014 - OTTAWA - On behalf of the Green Party, our members, staff and volunteers, we wish to extend deepest condolences to the family of Jim Flaherty. He was a rare partisan, able to extend a mischievous...
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With the Harper Administration flailing on C-23, Conservative MPs need to check themselves

Tuesday, 25 Mar 2014 - Yesterday in the House of Commons, Conservative Members of Parliament Pierre Poilievre (Minister of State for Democratic Reform) and Ted Opitz accused Elizabeth May, and the Green Party of Canada, of...
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Remember Fukushima: Sayonara Nukes

Tuesday, 11 Mar 2014 - OTTAWA – Protesters in Tokyo have been demanding that the doomed nuclear reactors in Fukushima remain shut down in anticipation of today’s third anniversary of the disaster.  Carrying placards...
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International Women's Day: focus on continuing sexism

Saturday, 08 Mar 2014 - OTTAWA - International Women’s Day is a reminder to celebrate the great achievements that society has made in recognizing the equality of women. “Canadian girls have many more role models and they...
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World Day of Social Justice: Healthy Communities and a Sustainable Economy

Thursday, 20 Feb 2014 - OTTAWA – Today, the Green Party of Canada would like to raise awareness to the United Nations World Day of Social Justice, observed on February 20th since 2007.   The key to social justice, one of...
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Green Party Statement on the National Flag of Canada Day

Saturday, 15 Feb 2014 - OTTAWA – Statement by Green Leader Elizabeth May, Member of Parliament for Saanich-Gulf Islands, on the National Flag of Canada Day, 15 February 2014:  “49 years ago today we witnessed the birth of...
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Statement on Annual Day of Justice for Missing and Murdered Aboriginal Women

Friday, 14 Feb 2014 - To mark the Annual Day of Justice for Missing and Murdered Aboriginal Women, the Green Party of Canada pledges renewed support for the Native Women’s Association of Canada’s call for a national...
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